NORTH Yorkshire Police are appealing for witnesses and information about two house burglaries in York.

The burglaries occurred in the Meadlands, Bad Bargain Lane area of York at approximately 11am on Sunday October 11.

One of the properties attacked was close to the SPAR store and involved a window being smashed and entered with a large amount of jewellery being taken.

Police are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident.

They are appealing for information about any suspicious people or vehicles in the area at the time of the offence or seen in or around the grounds of Applefields Primary School.

Anyone with information that could assist should contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2, and ask for Antony Lockey-Smith. You can also email

If you wish to remain anonymous, you can pass information to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

Quote the North Yorkshire Police reference number 12200178699.